• FISHING/AQUACULTURE WEEK
    VESSEL REVIEW | Magne Arvesen – Versatile freezer trawler built for North Atlantic and Arctic waters

    VESSEL REVIEW | Magne Arvesen – Versatile freezer trawler built for North Atlantic and Arctic waters

  • FISHING/AQUACULTURE WEEK
    VESSEL REVIEW | AQS Tor – Heavy duty fish farm support boat enters service with Norway’s AQS

    VESSEL REVIEW | AQS Tor – Heavy duty fish farm support boat enters service with Norway’s AQS

  • FISHING/AQUACULTURE WEEK
    VESSEL REVIEW | Hardhaus – Turkish-built seiner/trawler promises low-emission operations for Norwegian owner

    VESSEL REVIEW | Hardhaus – Turkish-built seiner/trawler promises low-emission operations for Norwegian owner

  • FISHING/AQUACULTURE WEEK
    Welcome to Fishing and Aquaculture Week!

    Welcome to Fishing and Aquaculture Week!

  • MEPS WEEK
    Welcome to Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems Week!

    Welcome to Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems Week!

  • VESSEL REVIEW | Magne Arvesen – Versatile freezer trawler built for North Atlantic and Arctic waters
  • VESSEL REVIEW | AQS Tor – Heavy duty fish farm support boat enters service with Norway’s AQS
  • VESSEL REVIEW | Hardhaus – Turkish-built seiner/trawler promises low-emission operations for Norwegian owner
  • Welcome to Fishing and Aquaculture Week!
  • Welcome to Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems Week!
Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for July/August 2021

Who’s Who: Maritime Movements for July/August 2021

By Baird Maritime

WORK BOAT WORLD: Derecktor Shipyards has appointed Richard Steady as its new Chief Operating Officer. Steady has held many executive maritime positions. He began his career at Maritrans, the global shipping and transportation company, where he rose to the position of Director of Government and Regulatory Affairs. He also ..

FISHING/AQUACULTURE WEEK
FEATURE | Predicting future fish productivity by better understanding the role of habitat in the life of a fish

FEATURE | Predicting future fish productivity by better understanding the role of habitat in the life of a fish

By Baird Maritime

In countries like the United States, scientists and resource managers have been successfully ensuring the sustainability of commercial, recreational, and subsistence fisheries primarily by managing catch levels. However, with changing environment conditions and fish stock movements due to climate change, a group of ..

FISHING/AQUACULTURE WEEK
Welcome to Fishing and Aquaculture Week!

Welcome to Fishing and Aquaculture Week!

By Neil Baird

The fishing boat market is slowly awakening thirty years on from the commencement of its global government “fisheries management” induced decline. Until about 1990, most fishing boats in developed countries were designed and built to have long lives. Because of that and the contracting market, there has been a ..

MEPS WEEK
Welcome to Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems Week!

Welcome to Marine Engines and Propulsion Systems Week!

By Neil Baird

I was about to write this piece focusing on all the latest heavily promoted fuel systems that are, very necessarily, intended to reduce or eliminate fossil fuel consumption and their accompanying emissions, when I received an email from an old friend, John Fitzhardinge Jnr. John is well-known to our readers as the chairman ..

FISHING/AQUACULTURE WEEK
Welcome to Fishing and Aquaculture Week!

Welcome to Fishing and Aquaculture Week!

By Neil Baird

The global fishing industry has suffered a “trial by fire” for at least twenty of the past thirty years thanks to the depredations of sections of the wider so-called green movement. A hard core of the industry has survived that and is now commencing to flourish again. Some of the criticism of the fishing ..

SPAIN WEEK
FEATURE | Adding value in shipbuilding: how Spain leads the way

FEATURE | Adding value in shipbuilding: how Spain leads the way

By Oscar Gomez

The balance of activity for 2020, according to official sources of the Spanish government, through its shipbuilding newsletters, reported that at the end of the year, the Spanish shipbuilding sector enjoyed remarkable results, with 44 newbuilding vessels consisting of 30 merchant ships and 14 fishing vessels. When compared ..

Welcome to Emergency Services Week!

Welcome to Emergency Services Week!

Emergency services vessels and their equipment remain one of the most interesting and rapidly developing sectors of the wider workboat market. I always look forward to ou ..